ELNEC Core Module 1: Palliative Nursing Care
Repository Posting Date2018-07-03T17:01:26Z
Author DetailsBetty Ferrell, PhD, FAAN, MA, CHPN, RN, email: firstname.lastname@example.org; Pam Malloy, RN, MN, FPCN, FAAN, email: email@example.com; Polly Mazanec, PhD, AOCN, FPCN, ACHPN, email: firstname.lastname@example.org; Judith Paice, PhD, RN, email: J-Paice@northwestern.edu; Patrick Coyne, MSN, ACNS-BC, ACHPN, FPCN, FAAN. email: email@example.com
Lead Author Sigma AffliationGamma Tau-at-Large
Level of EvidenceExpert Opinion (nationally recognized)
Research ApproachQualitative Research
KeywordsPalliative Care; Nursing; End of Life Care; Hospice; Education; Palliative Nursing Education; palliative nurse; nurse education
Describe the role of the nurse in providing quality palliative care for patients across the lifespan. Identify the need for collaborating with interdisciplinary team members while implementing the nursing role in palliative care. Recognize changes in population demographics, healthcare economics, and service delivery that necessitate improved professional preparation for palliative care. Describe the philosophy and principles of hospice and palliative care that can be integrated across settings to affect quality care at the end of life. Discuss aspects of assembling physiological, psychological, spiritual, and social domains of quality of life for patients and families facing a life‐threatening illness or event.
Funder(s)City of Hope
DescriptionELNEC Core is a curriculum composed of 9 modules and this is just a glimpse of one of the modules.
Date of Publication2018-07-03
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